Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Mao Ning also said she had no information on whether US Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s visit to China next week would go ahead as scheduled.
Beijing. China said on Friday it was investigating reports that a Chinese spy balloon was flying in US airspace. He has called for calm on this issue. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Mao Ning also said she had no information on whether US Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s visit to China next week would go ahead as scheduled. Mao told a regular press conference: “China is a responsible country and has always strictly followed international rules, and China has no intention of violating any sovereign country’s jurisdiction and airspace.”
Regarding the balloon, as I just said, we are investigating and finding out the situation. I hope the two parties can work together to deal with this peacefully and carefully.” Blinken is scheduled to visit China today, making him the first high-ranking US official to visit the country since the COVID-19 pandemic. Mao said: “I want to emphasize that speculating and sensationalizing the matter before having a clear understanding of the facts will not help to properly deal with this problem. I have no information about Blinken’s visit to China.
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